Tuesday, February 22, 2011

2.22.2011 - News

Production got underway today on Love In Space the sequel to last year’s hit ensemble comedy Hot Summer Days
Love in Space - Wing Shya, Eason Chan, Angelababy, Guei Lun-Mei, Aaron Kwok, Tony Chan Kwok-Fai

An enterprising journalist armed with pliers cut through barbed wire and managed to breach the high security guarding the set of Zhang Yimou's ruined city of Nanjing for his film 13 Flowers of Nanjing/Thirteen Girls in Jinling.

Wilson Yip's upcoming Chinese Fairy Tale boasts 1200 computer-generated shots. Art director Kenneth Mak Kwok-Keung strove to create a fantasy world that blends realistic and the impressionistic.

Mr. and Mrs. Incredible will compete at the 13th Asian International Film Festival in Deauville, France
Vincent Kok will attend the festival which begins in mid-March. (Sina)

"Youth editon" of Buddha Mountain poster
A second MV has also been released making the pair 'his and her' versions.

Youth Film Guide announced the winners of the final round for the 2010 Golden Broom Awards.
Feng Xiaogang's If You Are the One 2 won for both 2nd Most Disappointing Film and 2nd Most Disappointing Director. His film Aftershock was also awarded Most Disappointing Product Placement Film Award. Confucius garnered both Most Disappointing Film and Director awards. Just Call Me Nobody was also awarded a Most Disappoiting Film. Lee Lik-Chi's Flirting Scholar 2 won the awards for Most Disappointing Sequel and Most Disappointing Actor (Zhou Libo, also for Adventure of the King). Taiwan actress Barbie Hsu won the Most Disappointing Actress award for 3 films, Future X-Cops, Reign of Assassins and Adventure of the King beating out Xie Na who received the 2nd Most Disappointing Actress. Organizers said that the prize was a wedding gift for the bride-to-be. :D

The first round was pared to a short list by film critics, media people, academics, netizens, filmmakers and others.

The jury also recognized as high-quality films: Let the Bullets Fly, Buddha Mountain, Monga, Echoes of the Rainbow, The Fourth Painting, Taipei Exchanges, Love in a Puff and Chongqing Blues. Documentaries I Wish I Knew and KJ: Music and Life were also awarded. Jia Zhangke, Pang Ho-Cheung, Wang Xiaoshuai and others attended the event to receive their prize. (Sina) (Sohu)

Jay Chou and Kobe Bryant
The pair were shooting an advert for a beverage brand Sprite in Los Angeles

Maggie Cheung attending the Burberry show for London Fashion Week (Feb.21)
I love the necklace. (Xinhua)


duriandave said...

Yeah, Maggie's pretty cool, with her robot necklace and pinky and thumb rings.

dleedlee said...

Honestly, she looks a bit haggard in that photo.